The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for GAP Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

GAP Analysis
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 23 24
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1  
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 1 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.75% 1.56% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.84% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £525 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £442
% change year-on-year +3.65% -7.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £47.39 £33.75
% change year-on-year -22.97% +40.41%  

GAP Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 103 163 227
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 76.87% 84.90% 76.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 100 129
Median daily rate £418 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £273 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Median hourly rate £13.86 £18.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.00% -30.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.24 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +3.43% +18.03%  

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough citing GAP Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for GAP Analysis in Slough

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GAP Analysis in Slough.

Contractor daily rate trend for GAP Analysis in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Slough region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) SAP VC
2 1 (50.00%) Discrete Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) SAP MM
2 1 (50.00%) SAP PP

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (50.00%) SAP PP
1 1 (50.00%) SAP VC
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) SAP MM Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) SAP PP Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) SAP QM Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Discrete Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP